Saturday, August 23, 2014
Punjab & Haryana(including Chandigarh & Delhi) are the only two subdivisions which are under scanty category as per the data available till 22nd August. Punjab subdivision is bearing a deficit of -62% whereas Haryana division tops the table with -63% rain deficit since June 1. Also West UP is having rain deficit of -54%.
Now let's have a look at the district wise rainfall figures of the northern states...
ACCORDING TO IMD NORMS, RAINFALL IS CATEGORISED AS
EXCESS [+20% or More]
NORMAL [+19% to -19%]
DEFICIENT [ -20% to -59%]
SCANTY [-60% to -99%]
NO RAIN [-100%]
Data is available upto 20 August...
PICS COURTESY: IMD
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